Introduction to the New Testament
This six week introductory course will offer an encounter and exploration of the contents of the New Testament.
You will discover the different kinds of texts found in the New Testament and begin to explore the content and context of these ancient and marvellous documents.
You will also be encouraged to consider how these ancient texts are received and read in the present day: in particular in worship and for private devotional reading.
14th January How we receive the 'Bible'
21st January The writings of St Paul
28th January The Synoptic Gospels and the Acts of the Apostles
4th February The Fourth Gospel and the writings of the Johnannine Community
11th February The later Epistles
18th February New Testament readings in Worship and for lectio divina